Saturday, February 27, 2021

The "Birthday Money Grab"!


Are you looking for a new idea for kids birthday celebrations? Do you have lots of spare change around? There's your answer! Have a "Birthday Money Grab"! It's easy and fun!

Thursday, February 25, 2021

DIY Winnie the Pooh Pillow "Redo"

Do you have keepsakes stored from when your kids were young? Get those precious heirlooms out of storage, and give them new life! This "Winnie the Pooh" pillow got a makeover, and now it's nicer than new! This project was "Sew-Easy".

Thursday, February 18, 2021

DIY - Repair That Hole!


I have a hole! It may be in a jacket lining, in a pocket, etc., but no matter what, it's a problem. If it's too late to return it, fix it yourself! Here's how! Photos and directions are included.

Monday, February 8, 2021

Upcycle: Striped T-shirt to Tunic


I love to bargain shop, especially in the Clearance Section of Outlet stores, and that's where I found this formerly expensive Designer t-shirt for less than $3.00! Other than a broken shoulder snap and being 2 sizes too big, it was perfect to Upcycle. Here's how I did this "Sew-Easy Project"!

Friday, February 5, 2021

A Bed Tent for Bunk Beds DIY




A bed tent for bunk beds? Grandson Alex sleeps on the bottom bunk and wanted a bed tent, so this Mamaw rose to the challenge! Included are step-by-step directions with photos for all 4 sides (each is different), and tips to adapt this DIY to your own bunk beds. Sweet dreams! 

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Pinto Beans "With a Twist"!


How do you like your Pinto Beans? The traditional way, or with something extra? We grew up in West Virginia and later lived in South Louisiana "Cajun Country" for a number of years, so our Pinto Beans have somewhat deviated from the norm. Directions and photos are included for traditional Pinto Beans,  and also for the family's favorite variations.  

Monday, January 18, 2021